School: Stuacán (roll number 14051)

An Mhoing Mhór, Co. Shligigh
Bríd Ní Mhiadhaigh
The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0163, Page 220

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The Schools’ Collection, Volume 0163, Page 220

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  3. XML “Signs of Rain”

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  1. A circle round the moon, the farther the circle is from the moon the nearer is the rain.
    A rainbow in the sky in the morning.
    Seagulls lie on the fields in large clusters.
    The bog-crane is seen flying over a river.
    A cat lies with his back to the fire.
    A dog eats grass.
    The mountains are very blue and seem near.
    The sun when setting has a pale yellow colour.
    The clouds are black and seem low.
    Transcribed by a member of our volunteer transcription project.
    1. seánra
      1. seanchas aimsire (~6,442)
    Pupils of 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th standards